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I currently have two broody hens who seem like they are going to make it to the end of their enclosure time.  The day that I separated them I gave each 3-4 eggs to sit on.  That same day I put eggs in my incubator.  I was really hoping that when the 'bator babies hatch I could put some of them under the broody hens to raise.  Is this possible?  Is there a right/wrong way to do it?   And how many can each hen handle?  They each have 3-4 eggs and when I candled the 'bator eggs, there were 24 growing on time.  I know I may not be able to put them all out there with the broodies, but the fewer I have to raise myself, the easier.